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Naughton, James 1945-

Works: 237 works in 715 publications in 1 language and 34,951 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Film adaptations  Television plays, American  History  Historical films  Military history 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Recipient, Speaker, Director
Classifications: PS3552.A446, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by James Naughton
Stranger in paradise : a Jesse Stone novel by Robert B Parker( Recording )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apache hit man, Wilson "Crow" Cromartie returns to Paradise after ten years to take Amber Francisco back to her father in Florida, but before returning he is suppose to kill her mother Fiona. It's up to police chief Jesse Stone to provide protection to them
Our town by Thornton Wilder( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time is the early 20th century, in Grovers Corners, New Hampshire, and centers on the Webb and Gibbs families, who live next door to each other. Emily Webb and George Gibbs are two young people who grow up, fall in love with gentle glances and sweet words, get married, and are eventually separated by death. On the surface, there is all this nostalgia, but there are dark currents in Grovers Corners, little ironies and inconsistencies that are often commented on by the Stage Manager, and are embodied in the person of the town drunk, Simon Stimson
Split image by Robert B Parker( Recording )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What initially appears to be a low-level mob hit takes on new meaning when a high-ranking crime figure is found dead on Paradise Beach. Jesse Stone and private investigator Sunny Randall team up to solve two cases involving the gunshot murder of Petrov Ognowski and a religious cult holding an 18-year-old girl against her will
Night and day by Robert B Parker( Recording )

14 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise, Massachusetts police chief Jesse Stone is back in Robert B. Parker's 8th installment of the Jesse Stone series
Robert B. Parker's Killing the blues by Michael Brandman( Recording )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With summer just weeks away, Chief of Police Jesse Stone is pretty tense--and not just because Paradise, MA, is gearing up for the tourists. Stone finds himself dealing with car thefts, then murder, then someone who's come to town to remind him of his not-so-happy past as an L.A. cop. Fans mourning Parker's death will be happy to see that Brandman, who has written and produced numerous TV movies based on Parker's novels, has picked up where the best-selling author left off
Chicago : the musical by John Kander( Recording )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert B. Parker's fool me twice by Michael Brandman( Recording )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summer in Paradise, Massachusetts, is usually an idyllic season?--but not this time. A Hollywood movie company has come to town, and brought with it a huge cast, crew, and a troubled star. Marisol Hinton is very beautiful, reasonably talented, and scared out of her wits that her estranged husband's jealousy might take a dangerous turn. When she becomes the subject of a death threat, Jesse and the rest of the Paradise police department go on high alert. And when Jesse witnesses a horrifying collision caused by a distracted teenage driver, the political repercussions of her arrest bring him into conflict with the local selectmen, the DA, and some people with very deep pockets. There's murder in the air, and it's Jesse's reputation as an uncompromising defender of the law--and his life--on the line
Robert B. Parker's Damned if you do by Michael Brandman( Recording )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The woman on the bed was barely out of her teens. She wasn't exactly beautiful, but she'd tried to make the most of her looks. And now, alone in a seedy beachfront motel, she was dead. Paradise Police Chief Jesse Stone doesn't know her name. Whoever she is, she didn't deserve to die. Jesse starts digging, only to find himself caught in the crosshairs of a bitter turf war between two ruthless pimps. And more blood will spill before it's over"--Publisher's web site
The paper chase by Video Arts (Firm)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving story of a first-year Harvard Law School student who comes to terms with his dreams in America's most competitive school. Hart finds he must survive much more than the pressures, all-night cramming and insecurities he expected. He becomes fearful of a brilliant professor, who terrorizes some, inspires others and who easily separates the men from the boys
Robert B. Parker's blind spot by Reed Farrel Coleman( Recording )

11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jesse is invited to a reunion of his old Triple-A team, he is forced to grapple with his memories and his regrets over what might have been. But his time at the reunion is cut short when a young woman is found murdered and her boyfriend, a son of one of Paradise's most prominent families, is missing and presumed kidnapped. There is a connection between the reunion and the crimes as Jesse discovers that one of his former teammates may in fact be his main suspect
Robert B. Parker's Debt to pay : a Jesse Stone novel by Reed Farrel Coleman( Recording )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Setting aside complications in his love life to investigate the brutal murder of a high-ranking Boston crime boss, Jesse Stone suspects the work of a vengeful psychotic assassin who is targeting Stone's ex-wife
Antigone by Jean Anouilh( Visual )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an adaptation of the classic tragedy in which Antigone risks her life defying a royal decree in order to give her brother, who was killed while leading a rebellion, a proper burial
Robert B. Parker's the devil wins : a Jesse Stone novel by Reed Farrel Coleman( Recording )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of a huge storm, three bodies are discovered in the rubble of an abandoned factory building in an industrial part of Paradise known as The Swap. One body, a man's, wrapped in a blue tarp, is only hours old. But found within feet of that body are the skeletal remains of two teenage girls who had gone missing during a Fourth of July celebration twenty-five years earlier. Not only does that crime predate Jesse Stone's arrival in Paradise, but the dead girls were close friends of Jesse's right hand, Officer Molly Crane. And things become even more complicated when one of the dead girls' mothers returns to Paradise to bury her daughter and is promptly murdered. It's up to Police Chief Jesse Stone to pull away the veil of the past to see how all the murders are connected
Hacking democracy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary exposes gaping holes in the security of America's electronic voting system. Takes a nonpartisn, clear-eyed look at the secrecy, cronyism, and incompetence of elections in present-day America as it captures a citizen's movement intent on taking back elections and democracy itself
Equity( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A female investment banker, fighting to rise to the top of the corporate ladder at a competitive Wall Street firm, navigates a controversial tech IPO in the post-financial crisis world, where loyalties are suspect, regulations are tight, but pressure to bring in "big money" remains high
Factory girl( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1960's, no star burned brighter than original It girl Edie Sedgwick. Starring Sienna Miller, Factory Girl follows Edie's meteoric rise from art student to the top of the New York fashion scene. As the muse of pop artist Andy Warhol (Guy Pearce), Edie paid a steep price for fame. An intoxicating journey through pop-culture history, Factory Girl takes us inside Warhol's legendary studio, where the worlds of art, film, fashion and celebrity all collided
Ghost soldiers : [the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission] by Hampton Sides( Recording )

13 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Camel Club by David Baldacci( Recording )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It exists at the fringes of Washington, D.C., has no power, and consists solely of four eccentric and downtrodden members whom society has forgotten. Their simple goal is to find the "truth" behind their country's actions
Christ the Lord : the road to Cana : a novel by Anne Rice( Recording )

12 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the life of Christ beginning prior to his baptism in the Jordan River and concluding with the miracle at Cana, as he leaves his everyday life in Nazareth to confront his destiny
The true story of the three little pigs-- and more animal adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains animated versions of five children's stories about animals, including "The True Story of the Three Little Pigs," in which the Big bad Wolf tells his version of the classic tale
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Stranger in paradise : a Jesse Stone novel
Alternative Names
James Naughton acteur américain

James Naughton Amerikaans filmacteur

James Naughton attore statunitense

James Naughton US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Джеймс Нафтон

جیمز ناتن بازیگر آمریکایی



English (187)

Split imageNight and dayRobert B. Parker's Killing the bluesGhost soldiers : [the forgotten epic story of World War II's most dramatic mission]The Camel ClubChrist the Lord : the road to Cana : a novel